Archive by Author

BIG ADS IN A small World. 15th Nov Opposite rough trade Brick Lane

BIG ADS IN A SMALL WORLD  Exhibition PV 15th Nov Opposite ROUGH TRADE RECORDS (ltd spaces on the night) &  22nd Nov Q&A with Giles Walker as we launch the Kickstarter Campaign for his most immersive & CompellingInstallation yet. Email for Guest List(big ads in the message bar) . & to register for Tickets for [...]

‘WHAT WAS I THINKING ?’ A Ben Oakley Solo Exhibition Friday 12th October 2018 from 7pm sponsored by THE PELTON ARMS & The FUDGE PATCH

  ‘What was I Thinking?’ A Solo Exhibition by Ben Oakley 12thOct – 28th2018 Oakley is a British Artist who is affectionately known for his “cross medium creations”, in which non-traditional materials are employed in innovative combinations. A creative furball, Oakley is both a Painter, Sculptor, Printmaker and Photographer who incorporates ‘salvaged textural treasures’ into [...]

‘GAIA’ A new show by TRAFFORD PARSONS 14th September

  TRAFFORD PARSONS   ‘GAIA’  14thSeptember – 30thSeptember 2018   Ben Oakley Gallery is thrilled to announce a new unseen collection of works by Master Printmaker Trafford Parsons. An uber creative who has fully immersed himself in the Art world over the last 25 years since leaving Goldsmiths Art College. Revelling in all aspects from Street [...]


  A GAME OF TWO HALVES       A Game of Two Halves: A joint exhibition of new works by two diametrically opposed artists, Mick McNicholas and Al Richardson. Mick McNicholas is a representational artist, working primarily from life across a range of media. Paintings and drawings for this exhibition come from a new [...]


Ben Oakley Gallery brings together painters John McCarthy and David Bray for the second time for a new show entitled ‘YOUNIVERSE’ that opens on the 6thJuly 7pm and runs until 29thJuly 2018. Both artists are currently in fine form, showing in two major exhibitions in London. John McCarthy’s exquisite photo realistic work has been selected [...]

SWELER Snakes & Ladders 15th June

June 15th 7pm 2018 Join us at Ben Oakley Gallery for another visual explosion, his last Solo show in New York City was a sell out , followed up by a hugely successful show in Paris just recently, now Ben Oakley Gallery are proud to take on the baton and present ‘Sweler’ in his first solo exhibition [...]


Mark Melvin is a Greenwich based impressionist cityscape painter predominately working in oil on board. He knows the South East London streets like the back of his hands. Having grown up in Deptford and Greenwich, Melvin has spent his life walking up and down the banks of the Thames and been inspired by the urban [...]


           RETURN TO EARTH by DAVID BRAY  opens 9th March 2018 After a year spent in the Kent, East Sussex & Suffolk countryside ‘en plein air’ following the success of ‘Earth’ held at Ben Oakley Gallery in 2017, (his first solo exhibition in the genre) David Bray is set to present [...]

VERTIGO Opening Night Fri 10th Nov

Ben Oakley Gallery is excited to welcome back two of our favourite artists in this last show of the year, VERTIGO. We all at times experience cultural Vertigo. Nothing is what it seems, and it seems nothing ever will be. It’s a sensation that leaves us all in a spin, a state of mind with [...]